School of Visual and Performing Arts

Flute Camp with Joel Tse and Amy Heritage

University of Toledo Flute Camp with Joel Tse and Amy Heritage

June 19-23, 2017

Deadline to register - June 12


  • Track 1 for students who have been playing for 1-3 years, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. (with Amy Heritage)
    • Check-in 8:45 a.m.
  • Track 2 Intermediate & Advanced, full day, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (with Joel Tse and Amy Heritage)
    • Check-in at 9:30 a.m. 
Joel Tse teaches intermediate and advanced flute track

Special guest Robert Johnson of Flute Specialists will present a flute repair & care workshop. Additional workshops for everyone in yoga and breathing, music and movement. A concert performed by the students concludes the workshop at 4 p.m. on Friday.


  • Joel Tse, principal flute for the Toledo Symphony and flute instructor for the University of Toledo 
  • Amy Heritage, TSO second flute and Suzuki flute instructor


Suitable for elementary age students through adults. There are two tracks to choose from. Minors (under age 18) will need to have a parent or guardian complete and sign a permission/medical consent form. 
Download the form

Amy Heritage with student


Track 1 – $150/week (mornings-only workshop)
Track 2 – $300/week (full day workshop)
Attending just a few days? $65/day for attendance of less than 5 days 

UT Student Discount - 1/2 PRICE! Only $150 for the week (Track 2) (must provide UT Rocket# when you register) 

Scholarships available!

To apply, send a brief essay (150 words) explaining why you need the scholarship. Scholarships will be awarded on a first-come-first-served basis. Your essay can be included in your registration application.


Registration Deadline: Monday, JUNE 12
Payment Due: Monday, JUNE 19
Note: Convenience fees of 3% per transaction apply when using a credit card for payment. 

DAILY SCHEDULE (subject to change)

  • 9 AM Check-in begins at 8:45AM for Track 1
  • 9:45AM Check-in for Track 2
  • 10 AM  GET MOVING! (All students)
  • Daily classes in Breathing and Yoga, Movement and Music
  • 11AM  FLUTE FUNDAMENTALS with Joel Tse (Intermediate & Advanced Flutists)
  • MASTER CLASS with Amy Heritage (Beginning Flutists)
  • 12 PM  SPECIAL TOPICS (All students)          
  • 1 PM LUNCH (On Wednesday, visit the Flute Specialists display of instruments and music.  Robert Johnson will be available to make adjustments to your flutes (at no cost).
  • 2-5 p.m. (Track 2) Master Class, Small Ensemble rehearsals and coaching, Flute Choir

4 p.m. Closing Recital in Recital Hall   FREE ADMISSION
All events take place at the UT Center for Performing Arts

* Lunch is not provided.   Lunch is available for purchase on campus and for delivery to the music building (Jimmy Johns, Subway), or bring your own lunch.  A refrigerator and microwave are available for use.  We recommend that students bring $7-10 each day if purchasing a lunch.  Wednesday is Pizza Day.  Bring $5 for pizza or bring your own lunch.  Track 1 students are encouraged to stay for pizza and visit the Flute Specialists exhibit of music and instruments.
 Students in Suzuki Flute Book 1 and 2 (beginning to 2nd year flutists) should enroll for morning only classes 10 am to 1 pm.

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For more information, contact:
Joel Tse
UT Department of Music 

Last Updated: 8/8/17